JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

University of Arizona

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Eller College of Management
Postdoctoral Research Associate 1, Economics

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111466407
Date Posted: 01/13/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate 1, Economics
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Tucson, Arizona, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Environmental Economics
Salary Range: $80,000.00/year
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The successful candidate for this position will undertake environmental economics research and support the development of a new center of environmental economics within the Arizona Institutes for Resilience, under supervision. The applicant will undertake research in environmental economics and help to design and implement a new institutional arrangement to spur new interdisciplinary environmental research efforts across the natural and social sciences. This is a one-year position to start in August 2021, with a second year contingent upon funding and performance. We will begin evaluating applications immediately. We encourage applications both from those currently looking for a tenure-track job and from those waiting until future years to look for a tenure-track job.
Duties include:
*Undertake new research in conjunction with Arizona faculty in environmental economics.
*Assist in designing a new interdisciplinary initiative through the Arizona Institutes of Resilience.
*Publish relevant papers and help with grant writing.
*Outreach communication via talks, written pieces, videos, and other creative outlets
Minimum qualifications:
* PhD upon hire or no later than the start date
* Training in economics and econometrics
Preferred qualifications:
* Training in environmental economics

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/31/2021
Reference Instructions:
After submitting your application, you will be asked to provide contact information for three professional references within the University of Arizona applicant portal. The three professional references that you list will receive an email that will ask them to provide a letter of reference for you. These reference letters must be submitted by your references using the instructions provided in the email.
Application Instructions:
Please apply through the University of Arizona employment portal. In addition to a cover letter and cv, candidates will be asked to upload their job-market paper, or research paper, there.